The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 16.67% 4.76% 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 10.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £290 £325 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -39.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
JavaScript
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Street region.

Programming Languages Category
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 25.00% 47.62% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £290 £400 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -25.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Street region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Street

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Street

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Street region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Street

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Street

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Street region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Street

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Street region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) iPad
4 4 (50.00%) Node.js
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) React
4 4 (50.00%) Service Design
5 3 (37.50%) gulp
5 3 (37.50%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) Express
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) MVC

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Street region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) gulp
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
4 1 (12.50%) Grunt
4 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Support
4 1 (12.50%) UI Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) React
4 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (37.50%) DOM
4 3 (37.50%) Express
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) J2ME
5 2 (25.00%) J2SE
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Service Design
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) OOD
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk